Five specially commissioned short stories relating to the 50th anniversary of the arrival of the SS Windrush from the West Indies.
|01||Give Me My Wars||19980615||by Diran Adebayo, read by Eddie Nestor. A man with a secret reflects on the under-achievements of those in his neighbourhood.|
|02||My Children Are Movers||19980616||19980621||by Grace Nichols, read by Adjoa Andoh. A mythic Caribbean woman recalls the experiences of her scattered children.|
|03||Native||19980617||19980622||written and read by Rikki Beadle-Blair. A West Indian boy's tale about being trapped between two cultures when his mother decides to bring him up British.|
|04||Out Of Hand||19980618||19990502||by Jackie Kay, read by Marianne Jean-Baptiste. How was it that when Rose arrived in England she thought she was coming home?|
|05 LAST||Muscular Bridges||19980619||written and read by Ian Rashid. A mother-and-son story which takes a wry look at romance, colonialism and sexuality.|